Tonight was the kick off of Startup Weekend Vegas Deuce!
The kickoff went well with a large part of the attendees doing a pitch. After that everyone formed into teams around their favorite ideas. The following teams were formed to start building on the great ideas:
Givage – Socially concious purchasing where brands contribute a portion of product purchases to important causes.
Band Social – Making band management easy.
Grocerocity – Groupon for nearly expired groceries.
Avabar – Mixology kiosk for easy drink making at a bar.
SimpleElections – Simple listings of beliefs of candidates in simple formats that levels the playing field for candidates.
Wormies – Online Video Book Club.
Peepel – Easy service to remember people.
MyFaceMessenger – Converts your SMS text message smilies to your actual facial expressions.
GreenthePlanet.com – Kickstarter for Green Projects.
Barfly – Drink ordering mobile app for bars.